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November 12, 2018

TAIEX Regio Study visit to Sweden

In the framework of TAIEX Regio Peer-to-peer instrument, the representatives of the Agency paid visit to Sweden. The aim of the visit was to learn from experience with the implementation of broadband network projects at regional and local (municipal) level. The visit was hosted by the Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) and during the 4 day program the meetings were held with representatives of the public and private sector […]

November 7, 2018

SWISS COMPANY ADCUBUM OPENED ITS SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS DEVELOPMENT CENTRE IN ZAGREB

On November 6, 2018, the Swiss Company Adcubum, a leading developer of standard software for insurance companies, opened its Software Solutions Development Centre in Zagreb. The Republic of Croatia and the City of Zagreb were selected after two rounds of evaluation, whereby 40 cities were considered in the first round, and 6 cities, including Zagreb, were considered in the second round (other cities were in Spain, Portugal, Serbia, Romania, and […]

November 2, 2018

Sale of real estate owned by VILA SAVUDRIJA Ltd. in bankruptcy

The sale of property owned by Vila Savudrija Ltd. Umag in the bankruptcy proceeding through FINA. The fourth sale will start on Decembre 05, 2018 and end on Decembre 18, 2018. The minimum price is 1,00 (one) HRK. A payment guarantee is 981,872.47 HRK and must be paid till November 26, 2018. More information is available on the FINA website (ST-827-2016) and in Teaser-VILA-SAVUDRIJA or from the Insolvency Administrator Ms. Ljubica Juranović Skočić via phone +385 […]

October 31, 2018

CROATIAN INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES PRESENTED TO POLISH INVESTORS

Agency for Investment and Competitiveness participated at the PAIH EXPO forum, the first forum for supporting Polish companies’ business abroad, held on October 25, 2018, in Warsaw. Representatives of the Agency for Investment and Competitiveness held meetings with interested Polish companies and presented opportunities which Croatia offers as an investment destination, services provided by the Agency as well as incentive measures for investment projects.

October 19, 2018

Presentation of investment projects and locations to Chinese companies

Representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness and local authorities presented investment opportunities and concrete investment projects and available investment locations to the representatives from Beijing Investment Promotion Bureau and Chinese companies – Beijing CHIC-PIA International Culture Development Co.,Ltd., BEIKE JINGHUI High-Tech Limited Company and Dowway & Partners Law Firm. The meeting was organized by the Agency for Investments and Competitveness and attended by Davor Pitting, Head of Divison for Investors […]

October 16, 2018

AIK presented investment opportunities in the Republic of Croatia to representatives of the largest automotive companies

Agency for Investments and Competitiveness participated from October 09 to October 10 at the Central & Eastern European Automotive Forum in Prague, Czech Republic, where representatives of the largest automotive companies where presented with investment opportunities in the Republic of Croatia as well as with successful examples of already realized investments in the Republic of Croatia. Also, a joint panel was held with representatives of companies AD Plastik and Saint […]

October 16, 2018

Managing Director invited French companies to invest in Croatia

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic met with representatives of French employers in Paris on Tuesday and briefed them about cooperation possibilities between the two countries, a topic he will discuss later today with French President Emmanuel Macron. Plenkovic took part in a meeting of French and Croatian business people in the Movement of the Enterprises of France (MEDEF),  which is the largest employer federation in France with more than 750,000 member […]

October 15, 2018

Međimurje Economic Forum

Assistant Director of the Agency for Investment and Competitiveness Božica Lapić participated at the “The Međimurje Economic Forum” which was held on October 15, 2018 in Zagreb. Minister Darko Horvat has addressed the Forum participants on behalf of the the event Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts which was the main patron of the event. Assistant Director of the Agency for Investment and Competitiveness Božica Lapić presented investment benefits of […]

October 11, 2018

The Representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness at Second Adriatic Health and Tourism Investment Forum

The representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness participated at the second Adriatic health and tourism investment forum, which was held in Zagreb on October 10-12, 2018. Agency’s Deputy Director for Investments Božica Lapić presented investment possibilities and potential of Croatia, with a focus on tourism, and also participated in the panel discussion “Investment environment in Adriatic region countries”. Ms. Lapić pointed out that most of the projects in […]

September 24, 2018

CROATIAN INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES PRESENTED TO FRENCH INVESTORS

On 21 September 2018 in Paris, the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness and five Croatian cities – Rijeka, Zadar, Split, Osijek, and Slavonski Brod – presented to French entrepreneurs the investment climate in the Republic of Croatia and the selected city projects. The Croatian delegation came to Paris at the invitation of Gerard Wolf, chairman of the Working Group of MEDEF International, an organization representing the French employers’ association and […]

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